The man responsible for protecting the clubs' interests says they are still in "crisis management" mode as they continue to deal with the pandemic. Andrea Agnelli, who chairs the European Clubs Association, says the effects could last for years.
The new Bundesliga season started as the old one finished. The result and the performance is once again a reminder that the only side that can stop Bayern Munich from winning another title is themselves.
The German Cup first round saw the return of spectators in stadiums amid the coronavirus pandemic. Hertha Berlin were the only Bundesliga team eliminated over the weekend, though Hoffenheim nearly joined them.
The Fed Cup women's team tennis tournament has been renamed the Billie Jean King Cup. Meanwhile, Bayern and Schalke are to kick off the Bundesliga season behind closed doors due to an upturn in COVID-19 infections.
Naomi Osaka lifted her second US Open title, defeating Victoria Azarenka in the women's singles final. German Alexander Zverev is set to face Dominic Thiem in the men's singles final on Sunday.
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